Rachel studied BA then MA Theatre and Performance at Aberystwyth then worked with the Centre for Performance Research as a Curator, Producer and Project Manager.
Rachel moved to Liverpool in 2005 to begin work at MDI (Merseyside Dance Initiative) as Project Development Manager a role that cemented her passion for dance and combined work with communities with working directly with artists on creative projects. Over the years she has supported MDI’s Leap Festival, managed the community and outreach programme, developed MDI’s Move on Up health and wellbeing programme and the RISE African and Caribbean dance strategy.
In 2012, Rachel was awarded a Winston Churchill Fellowship to research performance for, with and by older people on the East Coast of the USA.
Many years ago she became part of the international family of La Pocha Nostra performing at Liverpool Biennial at Bluecoat and Tate Modern at Live Culture and she still jumps at an interesting performance opportunity!
Rachel has an MA in Cultural Leadership from John Moores University, is on the board of Lisa Simpson Inclusive Dance in Knowsley, ZU-UK – London based immersive theatre organisation and has recently joined the board of Homotopia in Liverpool. Rachel is also a keen runner (sometimes!) and bivouac-er.
Current Clients & Projects
Dance, integrated arts, LGBT arts, immersive theatre
Areas of Expertise
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